Herbs are any plants used for food, flavoring, medicine, or fragrances for their savory or aromatic properties. The ancient Sumerians used herbs in medicine as early as 5000 BC.
Basil: Dark Opal Purple$5.50 $5.50
This basil features beautiful lilac flowers with dark red stems. Excellent contrast with green basil. Spectacular as a garnish, in salads, or for adding color to basil vinegars.
Basil: Lemon Basil$5.50 $5.50
Citrusy fresh green basil. Spectacular as a garnish, in salads, or for adding color to basil vinegars. New Mexico heirloom strain, selected for decades.
Coneflower: Toothache Plant$5.50 $5.50
A mild but effective anasthetic known by several names, including Eyeball Plant, Electric Daisy and Paracress, but most commonly called Toothache Plant.
Minimum 55 seeds
Herb: Cilantro, Mexican Coriander$5.50 $5.50
Coriander grows wild over a wide area of Western Asia and southern Europe. It was brought to the British colonies in North America in 1670, and was one of the first spices cultivated by early settlers.
The ground seeds are the spice we know as Coriander.
The leaves from Coriander are called “Cilantro” in North America.